Cheese naan, chicken tikka, and dal lentils...Indian food gives us great pleasure! If you happen to be traveling to Lyon, the food capital of France, and suddenly have a craving for Indian food we've got just the places for you to eat!
Join Fine Dining Lovers as we discover where to find a good Indian restaurant in Lyon.
1. INDIAN RESTAURANT IN LYON: RAJ MAHAL
Located in the heart of the 5th district of Lyon, Raj Mahal is a very good place to discover Indian cuisine. Biryani shrimp, tandoori chicken, eggplant fondue and naan ... This Indian restaurant in Lyon welcomes you from Thursday to Sunday with an array of good spice dishes and gourmet lassis. The menu is perfect for vegetarians, as in most Indian restaurants.
Where? Raj Mahal, 10 rue Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon.
2. INDIAN RESTAURANT IN VILLEURBANNE: SPICY TANDOORI
Spicy Tandoori is not an Indian restaurant in Lyon but rather a fast-food Indian in nearby Villeurbanne. But contrary to what you might think, this choice was not at the expense of quality, on the contrary! The tandoori chicken at this place is one of the best in town and the naans are as big as they are good.
Where? Spicy Tandoori, 53 rue Gabriel Peri, Villeurbanne.
3. INDIAN RESTAURANT IN VILLEURBANNE: TANDOORI TIME
Another good place in Villeurbanne? Tandoori Time, which meets all the criteria of a good Indian restaurant we know: typical decor, a warm welcome, and delicious spicy dishes served in generous portions. Taste their lassi mango, you will not regret it!
Where? Tandoori Time, 27 rue des Charmettes, Villeurbanne.
4. INDIAN RESTAURANT IN LYON: THE PUNJAB
The Punjab is an excellent option to discover Indo-Pakistani cuisine in Lyon. You will find classic dishes such as tandoori and tikka, as well as less classical proposals such as bara kebab, marinated lamb shank with spices and ginger, naan, and the kofta curry - dumplings of minced meat with coriander and Indian spices.
Where? The Punjab, 25 bis quai Romain Rolland, 69005 Lyon.
5. INDIAN RESTAURANT IN LYON: THE INDIAN TAJ
Samosas, naan, basmati rice, lamb tikka, chicken tandoori, butter chicken and macchi korma ... All the classics of Indian cuisine are at Le Taj Indien, a very good Indian restaurant in Lyon. It even offers a children's menu and many vegetarian dishes. What are you waiting for?
Where? The Indian Taj, 27 rue de l'Arbre Sec, 69001 Lyon.